The Illinois Valley Youth Choir challenges each child to expand their musical knowledge. Weekly rehearsals emphasize the development of musicianship and vocal technique while performing a wide variety of high quality musical literature. The children develop healthy vocal habits, confidence, self-discipline and a deeper understanding of music

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Choir registration and voice checks are held every September and January. Notice of registration will be distributed through the schools.


The Illinois Valley Youth Choir depends on its committed supporters to run smoothly. There are many opportunities to help throughout the year.

Contact Us

Have Questions? Feel free to contact us.. we would love to hear from you and help in any way possible. You can reach the choir manager, Brandee Bell, by phone or text at (815) 343-7222 or email

Registration - Sept 8 & 9

To schedule appt: Call, text or email Brandee at 815-343-7222 or

All members are required to attend registration and have their voices checked each fall for placement in the choir. The choir is open to children in grades 3-8 who demonstrate the necessary singing skills. Boys must have unchanged voices. January Registration is held for new members who wish to join mid-year as well as current members who are requested to re-audition by the choir directors. Rehearsals are held each Tuesday throughout the school year from 5:00 to 6:15 p.m. in the L-P Choral Room. Most singers spend several years in this choir developing basic singing skills and musicianship.

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It's finally here!! Registration tonight and tomorrow. If you haven't already made an spot, it's not too late.. Text or call Brandee at 815-343-7222. ... See MoreSee Less

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Illinois Valley Youth Choir shared Music Suite 408's event.

This looks like a great time for the kiddos!! Music, treats and fun!
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Nightmare on Fifth Street

Oct 22, 12:00pm

Music Suite 408

Music Suite 408 is once again hosting Nightmare on Fifth Street. Family fun with music, make & take, treats etc. Free and open to the public. Hots dogs if weather is good.

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Illinois Valley Youth Choir Fall Registration

Sep 8, 4:30pm

Registration for Grades 3-8 Thursday Sept 8 4:30-6:30pm Friday Sept 9 3:30-5:30pm by appointment only, mandatory parent meeting To schedule call Brandee Bell, choir manger at (815) 343-7222 or ema...